The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Major-General Juhani Sihvo

Sihvo, Juhani

Major-General

* 14th of January 1891

† 4th of August 1949

Promotions

1938-05-16 Colonel
1942-06-03 Major-General

Service

1933-07-01 1936-01-10 Deputy Comamnding Officer Viipuri Regiment
1934-08-16 1934-09-14 Acting Comamnding Officer Viipuri Regiment
1936-01-10 1938-02-28 Commnding Officer 2nd Bicycle Battalion
1938-02-28 1939-10-06 Comamnding Officer Viipuri Civil Guard District
1939-10-06 1939-10-28 Comamnding Officer 4th Brigade
1939-10-28 1940-06-07 Commanding Officer Sihvo Group
1940-06-07 1940-11-15 General Officer Commanding 1st Division
1940-11-15 1941-06-18 General Officer Commanding Päijänne Military District
1941-06-18 1944-06-18 General Officer Commanding 10th Division
1944-06-18 1944-07-27 Employment to special duties to the Commander in Chief
1944-07-27 1944-11-06 Attached to General Hägglund
1944-11-06 1945-11-27 Attached to the Military District Supervisory Office
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis Kursietis